a man, tooting his own horn, in sepia


Taken on a bridge near Notre Dame.

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The freaking coolest coffee maker ever


One of the stores we walked past in Paris was called Malongo. They were selling the above coffee maker, which almost immediately went on my top-10 Santa wishlist.

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Texas Abortion Opponents To Cheer Selves Up With Execution

From a reliable source:

AUSTIN, TX—Following state senator Wendy Davis’ successful filibuster of sweeping abortion restrictions last night, disappointed Texans told reporters they are looking forward to tonight’s scheduled execution of convicted murderer Kimberly McCarthy to cheer them back up. “I was completely devastated after learning that abortion providers throughout the state would remain open, but thankfully, there’s nothing better to lift up our spirits than an old-fashioned execution,” said Fort Worth anti-abortion activist Caroline Hinton, who added that the impending lethal injection of McCarthy was “more than enough” to put a smile back on her face.

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